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AdventHealth Careers for Veterans Laboratory Manager
Glendale Heights, IL


All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

· Benefits from Day One for FT/PT positions

· Paid Days Off from Day One for FT/PT positions

· Student Loan Repayment Program for FT/PT positions

· Career Development

· Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

· Mental Health Resources and Support

· Debt-free Education (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift : Days

Location: AdventHealth Glendale Heights

The role you’ll contribute:

The Laboratory Manager provides technical expertise and supports system functions through collaboration, standardization, integration and oversight of related services. Actively manages daily operations of laboratory/specialty, within approved operational and capital budgets, meeting departmental goals. Work customarily involves supervision of analytical testing of blood and/or other biological specimens. Responsible for managing assigned selected aspects of laboratory processes or shifts, which may include workflow, quality control process, writing/reviewing procedures, performance improvement activities, training of new employees, advanced problem solving for customers and coworkers, department equipment or computer maintenance and upgrades, or other tasks assigned. Assists department leadership with meeting goals in all areas. May work with analytical testing of blood and/or human biological specimens as needed. Analytical laboratory testing generally requires a moderate to high degree of theoretical and practical knowledge and expertise in licensed area(s). Depending on campus and department, various pre-and post-analytical work processes are included in the work duties customarily performed; on-call hours may also be required. Follows laboratory policies and procedures; maintains quality control practices in the Laboratory. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Manages budgeting, department metrics, department goals, quality initiatives, strategic initiatives, department inventory expenses and labor productivity

· Manage departmental supply expenses by reducing waste. Introduce and manage cost saving initiatives as identified. Ensures staff scheduling is flexed according to workload. Ensure overtime is justified and casual overtime is eliminated

· Oversee the Standard Operating Procedures and document control

· Assess competencies according to (CLIA) regulations

· Represents the laboratory in either a leadership or technical role at organizational multidisciplinary or leadership meetings

· Manages quality assessment and technical oversight, problem solving, scheduling, interviewing applicants, provides input for staff performance, oversees training and competency evaluations Manages employees in hiring, coaching, or termination with limited supervision from leadership

· Assists the Laboratory management with data collection and special projects as assigned.

· Reads, examines, and interprets complex test results. Serves as a resource and addresses complex tests/procedures

· Manages instrument maintenance and troubleshooting practices


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

· Bachelor's degree in a chemical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology field required

· Five years of clinical laboratory experience required

· One year of leadership/management experience required

· Medical Laboratory Scientist or Medical Technologist such as ASCP, AAB, or AMT required

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Laboratory

Organization: UChicago Medicine AdventHealth GlenOaks

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 23027171

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule: 701 WINTHROP AVE

    Pay Range: $37.736 - $62.264

  • Location: Glendale Heights, IL

  • Job ID: 23027171

  • Job Family: Laboratory

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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